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MarkGB 

"Who controls the food supply controls the people; who controls the energy can control whole continents; who controls money can control the world" - Henry Kissinger

and yet...

"Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences" – Robert Louis Stevenson

Jimmy the Diamond polishes himself

In response to an FT article by Tom Braithwaite and Michael Stothard on 6th May 2015, entitled 'Advisory firm ISS attacks Jamie Dimon's case bonus'

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/bcd6255e-f418-11e4-99de-00144feab7de.html#ixzz3ZOoKImds

A chairman who appoints himself CEO has a charlatan running his company. A CEO who appoints himself Chairman has a blind man as his conscience.

Christine Lagarde takes the high ground - and misses the point

Nobody Credible is left to do the hard work as usual